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“Zähl dazu”: Crowdfounding enables launch of BIZLounge

Just in time for the Prolight + Sound BIZLounge on 13 April 2021, the largest ever study of the German events industry will be launched. With the aim of making clear to politicians the importance, size and diversity of the industry and thus motivating them to take action, the Interessengemeinschaft Veranstaltungswirtschaft e.V. (IGVW) launched the…
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Timo Feuerbach: “We Diskus Solutions For The Restart of The Industry”

For Timo Feuerbach, Managing Director of Europäischer Verband der Veranstaltungs-Centren e.V. (EVVC), exchange in the event industry is extremely important - even if the industry cannot meet at the moment. In a short statement, he invites the event industry to a discussion and panel at the digital format Prolight + Sound "BIZLounge" on 13 April 2021. The complete programme includes a discussion on the new start for the industry as well as topics on sustainability and the challenges of Brexit.

Prolight + Sound BIZLounge: Industry Restart, Green Events, Brexit And Training

How can events be implemented safely and profitably at Corona times? What are the common European approaches for a sustainable and resource-saving implementation of events? What are the implications of the current Brexit regulations for the event industry? These are some of the pressing questions facing the events industry. Following the Corona-related cancellation of Prolight…
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New & Digital: Prolight + Sound BIZLounge

Prolight + Sound launches a new digital exchange format for the international entertainment technology sector: Prolight + Sound BIZLounge. The digital information offer for the event community has the motto: "Stick together, look ahead, master the crisis". In close cooperation with the industry, Prolight + Sound invites you to the first BIZLounge, which will start…
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Prolight + Sound Will Be Postponed To 2022

Dear exhibitors, visitors and interested parties at Prolight + Sound, We would like to take this opportunity to give our most heartfelt thanks for the trust in Prolight + Sound 2021. We all hoped until the very end to meet again in Frankfurt in April. Together we dedicated ourselves to reinvigorate the industry, find ways…
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Together With Tent Dimension Against The Crisis

The Corona pandemic has shown that the demands on events held outdoors can also change rapidly. At the same time, the virus poses enormous challenges for government, agencies and health care facilities. Tent Dimension has expanded its range of services to include Corona-compliant tent structures. These can be used for rapid response in a crisis…
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#handforahand: Lightpower And MA Lighting Help Event Industry

Freelancers and self-employed people in the event industry are particularly hard hit by the current crisis. Through no fault of their own, they are falling through the aid cracks of the federal, state and local governments and are now dependent on basic benefits (in Germany Hartz IV). To help them, an independent solidarity fund has…
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“We Never Stopped”: PRG Drive Innovation During Corona-Crisis

The events industry is fighting the effects of the Corona crisis with various means. Many companies are using existing resources and know-how to help people, companies and the event industry. One such example is PRG, the full-service provider for the equipment and implementation of events and productions. Helping people with technology During the pandemic, the…
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Strand Lighting Presents Lighting Console For Small & Medium Applications

Strand, manufacturer in the theatre lighting sector, has presented its new lighting console, NEO Compact 10. This more compact version of the NEO Console offers the power of the NEO software in a 10-fader lighting control console that is perfect for educational, theatre or church applications. Use in small & medium venues The new lighting…
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ETC Releases New Training Videos For Eos Augment3d

New tools always mean new workflows. ETC recently released the new 3D programming environment, Eos Augment3d, and has now announced a video tutorial series for the tool. The manufacturer of theatre, entertainment and architectural lighting continues to focus on education. 39-part video series on Eos Augment3d With Eos Augment3d, released with the Eos v3.0 software…
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SRS Adds UV-C-based Air Purifier to Its Portfolio

The ongoing corona pandemic has forced many companies to react to the changed market conditions. The demand for effective hygiene solutions for public spaces has increased dramatically in recent months. For this reason, the Slovakian manufacturer of event technology SRS Group has expanded its portfolio of industrial solutions with the product line SRS medilux. Aggressive…
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New Regulations For Laser Shows in Switzerland – Corona Compliant Seminars

Already in February 2019, the Federal Council of Switzerland issued the Ordinance on Protection against Hazards arising from Non-Ionising Radiation and Noise (V-NISSG). This will take effect in December 2020 and defines that an operator with expertise is required for each laser show. Laserworld offers corona-compliant seminars for the proof of expertise as well as…
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